DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lxlx7p/the_worldwide) has announced the addition of the "The Worldwide Markets for PCR Technologies" report to their offering.
During the past three decades since its invention, PCR has evolved to become one of the fundamental technology platforms in life sciences sector. The application segments of this platform are still expanding, driven by the expiry of key PCR patents. The demand for fast, accurate, and affordable diagnosis tests in healthcare segment has been another key driver of the PCR market. The rising investments in the field of companion diagnostics have also been boosting the demand for PCR. Food safety testing is another significant end-use segment of the technology, driven by both consumer demand and regulatory requirements.
While developed countries still dominate the PCR market, the emerging markets are showing strong growth trends. In this latest study titled The Worldwide Markets for PCR Technologies, this report identifies market dynamics in various regions and forecasts the potential of the market related to product segments, technology segments, and end-use segments.
The global market, which stood at $10.6 billion in 2013, is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 8% during 2013-2018. Even though North America had highest market share in 2013, the region is expected to grow at a relatively lower CAGR of around 6% during the forecast period, while Asia Pacific region is forecasted to grow at a CAGR of over 11% during the same period.
The report estimates the market size of the key product and application segments of PCR and forecasts the growth based on market dynamics of these segments, which can impact the demand for PCR. Various technology segments are also analysed in detail.
Key Topics Covered:
CHAPTER ONE: OVERVIEW
CHAPTER 2: INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
CHAPTER 3: LEGISLATION AND REGULATION
CHAPTER 4: TECHNOLOGY TREND ANALYSIS
CHAPTER 5: PATENT ANALYSIS
CHAPTER 6: COMPANY PROFILES
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